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1 GO WEST! OR EAST? - kansainvälistymisen kyselytunti Rake-sali, Helsinki PANELISTIT Arto Tolonen, AudioDraft Oy Alexandra Pasternak-Jackson, The American Chamber of Commerce in Finland Jussi Iipponen, Bridge Builders Guild Marika Mäkelä, China Finland Golden Bridge Innovation Center Marko Turpeinen, EIT ICT Labs Riikka Torpo, Enterprise Europe Network Kimmo Pekari, Finpro Pauli Noronen, Tekes Moderaattori Esa Blomberg

2 AmCham Finland Breaking into or expanding within the US market? AmCham can provide you with access to business development resources and help you make connections with established players in the community. Our services include: market entry and growth clinics consular platform business updates and information targeted coverage annually at AmCham events or the media AmCham has arranged an excellent forum for us to make our company more familiar and visible among member companies, business executives, investors, and policy makers from different fields. - Pasi Hurri, President and CEO BaseN

3 Bridge Builders Guild h-p://

4 Golden Bridge h-p://

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6 EIT: European Ins<tute of Innova<on & Technology KICs Climate KIC EIT ICT Labs KIC InnoEnergy EIT ICT Labs Page 6

7 Strong Helsinki European Stockholm network London Eindhoven Berlin Paris Budapest Trento

8 Our Co-location Centres are operational... Berlin Eindhoven Helsinki Paris Stockholm Trento

9 Our strategy integrates all dimensions of the Knowledge Triangle EIT Master Schools MSc Schools & Camps EducaAon Research Cross- Sectoral Mobility Experience Labs & Living Labs Business Co- loca<on Centres Test Beds & Simula<on Tools Innova<on Radar EIT ICT Labs Page 9

10 Educating future ICT top talents EIT ICT Labs Master School EIT ICT Labs Doctoral School Students with an innovaave and entrepreneurial mindset

11 Supporting New Business Creation

12 ENTERPRISE EUROPE NETWORK Open Forum

13 Enterprise Europe Network Your business is our business! Internationalization and partnering services for technology orientated SMEs, universities and research centers On European level we offer: Contacts to: clients, subcontractors, manufacturers, R&D partners, licensing deals New technologies Information on: European technology demand and supply, EU funding and EU legislation Europe's largest cooperation network. Over 45 countries and 600 support organizations. All technology fields covered Free of charge Ø Find and be found! European Commission Enterprise and Industry

14 Contact information TECHNOPOLIS PLC Kimmo Häyrinen Laserkatu 6, Lappeenranta , Milja Rautainen Elektroniikkatie 3, Oulu , Riikka Torpo Tekniikantie 21, Espoo , On-line Partner Search:

15 Helping Finnish companies to interna<onal success Open Forum Kimmo Pekari Senior consultant SoKware & Digital Media

16 Finpro in Brief Finpro is a globally operaang expert organiza<on which helps Finnish companies to interna<onal success. Today Finpro has over 350 professionals who work in 66 offices in more than 40 countries Finpro 16

17 Our Promise Finpro helps Finnish companies to grow and succeed in internaaonal markets Plans Funding Opera<ve tasks in target markets Finpro

18 Finpro s Global Network Finpro

19 Finpro can help you to solve your How To s : plan your interna<onaliza<on? find your most important client segments? find most lucra<ve markets for you? find new customers? increase market share in exis<ng markets? find local partners? manage sales channels? iden<fy all the market opportuni<es? manage risks and change processes? maintain your compe<<ve advantage? iden<fy new business opportuni<es? implement strategic moves at the right <me? Finpro

20 Thank You!

21 Tekes services on your growth path NETWORKING TEKES PROGRAMS INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS: RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT GROWTH TRACK KASVUVÄYLÄ TUNNUSTELU- PALVELU R&D&I FUNDING YOUNG INNOVATIVE COMPANIES FUNDING PROGRAMME R&D&I FUNDING R&D&I FUNDING TEKES PROVIDES FUNDING FOR PROJECTS WHERE YOU DEVELOP YOUR PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR BUSINESS THE PRIMARY ROLE OF TEKES: FUNDING Copyright Tekes

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